Police: Man beaten, stabbed by 2 other men in Statesville

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STATESVILLE, N.C. —

Statesville police are looking for two men who they said beat and stabbed another man Wednesday morning.

Police said they were called to the 1200 block of West Front Street where the victim was trying to flag down vehicles.

The victim told police he was walking down the street when he was attacked and stabbed several times.

The victim told police after the attack the two men fled the area on foot and were last seen running south on Oakland Avenue.

The first attacker who allegedly stabbed the victim was described as a black man in his 20s, wearing black stocking cap, a red long baggy T-shirt, black shorts, black and red shoes.

The second attacker was described as a black male in his early 20's, wearing a long baggy white T-shirt, jean shorts and possibly had deadlocks.

Both attackers were between 5 feet 9 inches tall and 6 feet tall with thin builds.

Anyone with information on the attack is urged to call Iredell Crime Stoppers at 704-662-1340.

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